The Hortus Deliciarum (Garden of Delights) is an encyclopedia compiled by Herrad von Landsberg, who was abbess of Hohenburg Abbey on Mount Odilien in
Tag : Illumination
My Aussie mate Chris Lianos knows that every year I select a focus word to be my guiding theme and was curious why I hadn’t blogged about it as
Things are getting exciting at the future site of Universal’s Epic Universe. Construction on backstage support structures is moving at a rapid
The announcement that Chris Pratt will voice Mario in an upcoming Mario Bros. animated movie is one that some saw coming, but most strongly hated.
Light up the dark winter with illumination events and Holiday Tree lighting events around Richmond. Keep checking back as more events are
Hallways are the thoroughfares of the home. If you took a time lapse photograph of your house and the people in it, the most criss-crossing lines
In this season of Beltane everything is alive and buzzing, or, to quote Austin Osman Spare in The Logomachy of Zos, “all things fornicate all the
~~ Rainbow Bridge, with Tokyo Tower in the background. Tokyo Tower stands beyond the glittering Rainbow Bridge. This typical night view of the
It would be madness to cover the Hebrew alphabet without asking my pal (and Western Civ User’s Guide Irregular) Ilene Winn-Lederer to contribute
There’s something remarkable about holding an illuminated manuscript. It isn’t just the work itself, the artistry, the history leafed onto the
Next holiday season, the new chapter in Illumination’s smash animated franchise returns with big dreams and spectacular hit songs as can-do koala
Ho ho ho! Merry kaiju! Japan really gets into a festive season at this time of year, putting up all sorts of colorful lights that twinkle through
We just discussed the Utah monolith about a week ago, where I wondered if this bizarre media sensation would soon disappear or if it had legs.
Light pollution now affects a quarter of the planet’s land surface. The falling cost of lighting and the expansion of human infrastructure is to
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